philosophy

Columnists
Apr 24, 2013

Soviet-IMF chic

Nassim Nicholas Taleb's work in "The Black Swan" is at its most brilliant when he points out the dangers that centralized forms of decision-making produce.
Columnists
Apr 17, 2013

The Black Swan: Part 1

In his provocative book The Black Swan, Nassim Nicholas Taleb points out that human beings, and especially economists, regularly misinterpret reality.
Event

SEEDS: a play by Annabel Soutar, directed by Chris Abraham

Feb 19, 2012 to Mar 10, 2012
Young Centre for the Performing Arts
55 Mill Street, Building 49
M5A 3C4 Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 2.5848" N, 79° 21' 28.89" W
Ontario CA
SEEDS is arresting documentary theatre chronicling the four-year legal battle between Saskatchewan farmer Percy Schmeiser (Eric Peterson) and biotech giant Monsanto Inc.
Podcast
Dec 24, 2011
emails on the road

# 187 ~ Emails on purpose

Living On Purpose
From the fullness of heart, Lynn Thompson shares musings about managing emails, and the wonder of the Internet.
Event

Dialectical naturalism

May 24, 2011 to Jun 15, 2011
Of Swallows, Their Deeds, & the Winter Below
283 College St. upstairs
M5T 1S2 Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 27.6948" N, 79° 24' 3.0924" W
Ontario CA
Dialectical Naturalism, presented by the FSE, is a four week workshop series that highlights the connection between Marx's science and the current ecological crisis.

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